Obesity and Health complications

Obesity – Everything You Should Be Knowing About It!

By Dr. Kulin R Shah, Endocrinology Obesity in India has reached epidemic proportion, with morbid obesity affecting 5% of the country’s population. It is characterized by excessive body fat. People who are medically obese usually are affected by behaviour, genetic, & environmental factors that are difficult to control with dieting. Obesity increases…

Obesity And Functional Gastrointestinal Problem – Is There A Link?

By Mankindd Hospital, Gastroenterology Obesity is a chronic condition that results due to the presence of an excess amount of fat in the human body. If the amount of fat is found in excess (More than 25% in males and 30% in females), it leads to obesity. It is a chronic disease…